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James Butterwick on BBC4 – 11 March, 21:00GMT

Further to his lecture, ‘The Dark Side of the Moon, the mass faking of the Russian Avant Garde,’ Arts Society lecturer James Butterwick will feature in the above programme to be shown on BBC4 on March 11th at 21.00 GMT. It will... Read More

Job Vacancy – Social Media Manager (part-time, remote)

We are looking for a Social Media Manager to join our team. We are the only international gallery dealing in Ukrainian Art from 1900-1930. Is digital world your second home? Do you love creating unique content that makes your Instagram and... Read More

Apollo Magazine Exhibition of the Year: In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900–1930s

In an exhibition consisting of 66 works, James Butterwick either owned or sourced 13 works, was one of the main sponsors and has, since 2014, put on four personal exhibitions of Oleksandr Bohomazov, quoted by Apollo magazine as ‘“in a show of discoveries, perhaps none was more memorable than Oleksandr Bohomazov, an artist who fused cubism and Futurism, already hailed as the unknown genius of the Ukrainian avant-garde.” Read More

Ukrainian exhibition makes Apollo magazine, ‘Exhibition of the Year’ shortlist

“In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900 – 1930’s”, the ground-breaking exhibition of Ukrainian painting of the first three decades of 20th century art at the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid, has been voted onto the... Read More

The Scrouge of Russian Avant-garde Fakes

Fascinating article by Konstantin Akinsha published in the International Foundation for Art Research (IFAR) Journal, Vol. 21, nos. 3&4 this year gives a deep insight into the history of Russian avant grade art fakes. “In September... Read More

Robert Chandler reviews “In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900-1930s”

Delighted to share the detailed and insightful review by Robert Chandler of the In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900-1930s, an exhibition of modernist works from Ukraine, currently on display at the Thyssen-Bornemisza museum... Read More

Yakov Chernikhov: Online Exhibition Opens today

Delighted to launch the online exhibition “Yakov Chernikhov”. Whilst Yakov Chernikhov was, first and foremost, a pioneering architect, he was also a theoretician. Chernikhov had his own system of teaching which he described as... Read More

Revelation amid desecration: early-20th-century Ukrainian art

Delighted to have several of artworks from our collection to be features in the exhibition of modernist works from Ukraine, currently in Madrid, is an important act of cultural salvage. This exhibition of early-20th-century art from Ukraine... Read More

Press about “In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900-1930s”

Several artworks from our collection are featured at the new exhibition “In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900–1930s” which opened at the Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum on 29 November 2022 and will run till 30 April... Read More

Ukrainian Modernist masterpieces transported from Kyiv under missile fire find refuge in Madrid exhibition

“An exhibition of Ukrainian Modernist works opening next week at the Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza in Madrid has been organised in record time, and under trying conditions, following Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine in February. In... Read More

The catalogue “In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine (1900-1930) is OUT

The catalogue “In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine (1900-1930) is OUT! 23 of our works are featured, including work by artists such as Oleksandr Bohomazov, Borys Kosarev, Maria Sinyakova and Vasyl Yermilov. This book shows the... Read More

“In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900–1930s” opens in Madrid

Several artworks from our collection will be featured at the new exhibition “In the Eye of the Storm: Modernism in Ukraine, 1900–1930s” which opens at the Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum on 29 November 2022 and will run till... Read More